Well, it's only the dry part of the stack. But why?! Agreed: probably DIY.
I think you're more likely to burn the flux if the flame isn't hot enough.
I wonder what this weird solder is made from?
To be honest, and from the information I've absorbed, I'd be tempted to do the same.
I learnt to solder the hard way, out of a book and with a gas decorator's blowtorch, for a woodburning stove. When I first picked up a...
Any pictures of the boiler? Could the pressure relief have been capped off or isolated?
NRVs - pump inlet seems reasonable, but if there is any chance of hot water rising up and down the same pipe on the flow, then I'd put...
My point was that, 'boiler interlock' to me, was a specific technical term, hence the confusion, now clarified.
Sounds like you're...
Yeah, presumably the OP has bought a length and keeps using this batch to repair the damaged section?
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I felt sorry for you at one stage - then I took it back.
Now I feel genuinely sorry for you - teetering on 'morbidly sorry'
The same batch of pipe, or the same section within your installation?
I wonder if the PRV is seized?
That isn't too close to the boiler.
If this is a sealed system there should be a pressure release dump set at 3 Bar, often incorporated...
'All' radiators come with a 1/2" BSP female connection and the tails come with the valves.
Just a different type of valve thats all some can be removed with large allen type key others need a specialist rad key but it is...
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